Jurisdictive Ju`ris*dic"tive, a. Having jurisdiction. -- Milton. [1913 Webster]

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  • jurisdictive — adj. of or pertaining to jurisdiction …   English contemporary dictionary

  • jurisdictive — ju·ris·dic·tive …   English syllables

  • jurisdictive — ktiv adjective Etymology: jurisdiction + ive : of, relating to, or having jurisdiction …   Useful english dictionary

  • jurisdiction — jurisdictional, adj. jurisdictive, adj. jurisdictionally, adv. /joor is dik sheuhn/, n. 1. the right, power, or authority to administer justice by hearing and determining controversies. 2. power; authority; control: He has jurisdiction over all… …   Universalium

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  • judicial — adj 1. judiciary, judicatory, juridical, juridic, juristic, jurisdictive, legal, forensic. 2. judgelike, magisterial, Rare. magistral. 3. critical, discriminative, discriminating, differentiating, distinguishing, disjunctive, analytical;… …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

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